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Derrick Rose plays in Game 5

Updated: April 26, 2011, 10:45 PM ET
By Nick Friedell | ESPNChicago.com

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose didn't participate in the morning shootaround Tuesday, but returned to the lineup for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.

Rose started on Tuesday and showed no noticeable limp early. He scored a team-leading 25 points in 30 minutes as the Bulls closed out the series with a 116-89 win.

He said Tuesday morning he had more motion in his sprained left ankle.

"It feels totally different," said Rose, who had ...

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